NLA Varsity Volleyball is State Bound 2022-23

Congratulations to our Eagles Volleyball for their win against Legacy Christian Academy, claiming the Section 4A Championship! Our Varsity girls head to the STATE TOURNAMENT this Thursday, November 10th. We are so excited to pack the stands and support our team.

New Life Academy Eagles vs. #1 Minneota High School

Thursday, Nov. 10th at 5:00pm | Xcel Energy Center, Court 2

The following information provides details for our students:

Pep Fest:

Following Chapel on Thursday, our Middle and Upper School students will cheer on our Varsity Volleyball team in the Worship Center. Pep fest will begin at approximately 10:30 AM. Parents and community members are welcome to attend!

Early Release:

Since the Thursday (11/10) game is at 5:00 pm, school hours are not affected. On Friday (11/11), Middle and Upper School students will be dismissed at 12:00 pm. Students may attend the game or go home at that time. Students needing to remain at school can stay on campus until the end of the school day.

Early Ed and Lower School will maintain normal school hours, however, any EE and LS students can attend the game, and their absence marked excused. Parents must fill out an absence form ahead of time and notify teachers if they will be gone.

Upper School Fan Bus:

Support your NLA Eagles! We want you to attend these games and will provide fan buses for Upper school students only. Middle School students must arrange their own transportation. If students are interested in riding the fan bus to the game there is a fan bus sign-up form. Students riding the bus there MUST return home on the bus.

* Fan bus sign-up link will be emailed out…


We will be selling NLA Volleyball Section Champion/State Tournament t-shirts for $15. These will be ready for purchase before Thursday’s game. Sizes and quantities are limited. Details to follow.

The following information provides details regarding the State Tournament games Thursday (11/10) and Friday (11/11):


Single-session tickets must be purchased online! These tickets DO NOT include in/out privileges. Make sure you are choosing the correct day/session when purchasing your tickets.

$17.00 for adults – $11.00 for students.

No senior discounts. Non-school-age children are free.

Day passes (with in and out privileges) can be purchased on-site with card only.

Buy your tickets!


There are no printed programs available on site. Programs can be accessed online this Wednesday (11/09).

Bag Policy:

Bags, purses, and backpacks are NOT ALLOWED. Clutch, wristlet, and wallets sized 4”x6”x1.5” or smaller are allowed and subject to inspection. Medical bags and diaper bags are allowed; however, they are required to pass through x-ray screening.


Streaming is available for all games.

*Individual sessions/games are not available for purchase. The cheapest option is a monthly subscription for $6.99 which gives you access to all tournament games in the month of November.

Stream here!

For more information, check out the MSHSL website. You can also reference the bracket and spectator guide.